IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics that will Increase your Score

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IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics that will Increase your Score

IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the civil services (CS) preliminary examination on June 18 this year. It is one of the most esteemed and toughest exams in the country. With a success rate of 0.1- 0.3 percent of the total percentage of candidates who apply, it is really difficult to nail the examination.

All the UPSC IAS aspirants are now preparing for IAS Prelims 2017. The problem is that no matter how good & knowledgeable we think we are or how good we feel we have prepared for the exam there is always a certain level of uncertainty. To overcome this fear, we will be sharing IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics that will Increase your Score.

 

IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics that will Increase your Score

Here is the list of topics suggested by experts that can help you score more:

  1. Cold Mix Technology
  2. Dugong Conservation
  3. Solar Healthcare Initiative
  4. Sustainable Sand Mining Management Guidelines 2016
  5. National Green Highways Mission (NGHM)
  6. IUCN declares Bornean Orang-utan critically endangered
  7. Micro Plastic Pellets: Serious threat to Environment
  8. Kuji Menda: Certified as a ‘Rare and Singular Species’ by National Bureau of Animal genetic Resources
  9. Velas: Soon to Be a Biodiversity Heritage Site
  10. Global Soil Biodiversity Atlas and Initiative
  11. Environmental Supplemental Plan
  12. Environmental Management Accounting
  13. Kukrail being declared as a Biodiversity site
  14. A Universal Method To Calculate The Carbon Footprint Of Logistics Supply Chains

Today we will discuss the first topic i.e Cold and Mix Technology. Below mentioned is the explanation of the said topic.

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Cold Mix Technology

Cold Mix technology is field application of mix design based on tailor-made CRRI-Bitchem cold mix binders with the available IRC recommended aggregates through modified HMP plant or site mixing without need of any heating in an environment-friendly manner.

Key Features

  • A unique technology developed by Assam-based Bitchem Company. Will help in laying of more green roads in the country.
  • Cold mix technology is greener, safer and enables faster black-topping of roads. Cold mix is tailor made and can be used in all-weather conditions besides being more durable as it contains anti-stripping properties.
  • The technology will also help to resolve the problems of road connectivity in India and especially in hilly states as various factors like heavy rainfall often delay the construction and maintenance of roads in such regions. Biggest advantage of this technology would be in saving the precious fossil fuels like diesel and petrol
  • It is not simply supply of ordinary bitumen emulsions.
  • It is the entire value chain of technology from laboratory mix designs, supply of tailor made cold mix binder and overseeing the entire mixing, laying & rolling activities through technical support and supervision services.

Advantages

  • 2-3 times faster progress using existing facilities at site without any extra investment in capacity building or equipments.
  • Green Technology: Non polluting process , no heating, saves fuel and 90% energy efficient.
  • Highly durable: contains anti-stripping properties, performing better than Hot Mix roads.
  • All weather construction: during monsoons and cold winters on dry days.

Benefits to India

Below mentioned are the social, economical and environmental benefits of Cold mix technology to india.

Social

  • No adverse effect on health.
  • Friendly to local construction workers.

Economical

  • Higher progress, faster connectivity, avoids escalations.
  • Eradicates need of subsidized fuel equivalent to 3375 million INR.

Environmental

  • 1,500 liter per Km means annually programme of 30,000 km can save the nation 45 million liter and 145.35 million kg carbon footprints
  • Bitchem is the largest cold mix technology company in India.
  • Approved by various PWD’s in India. õ Since 2015, Successfully completed more than 2500 km roads in India till date.. credentials available.
  • Under Exclusive Cold Mix Technology License from CSIR-CRRI on Pan India Basis.
  • Bitchem deploys well-trained Technical services to provide error-free construction a site.
  • 5 Years performance evaluation report of Bitchem cold mix conducted by CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam found performance of Bitchem cold mix superior than conventional hot mix.
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All India IAS Prelims Test Series 2017

This mock test contains 100 questions. Orient IAS announces the launch of its All India Test Series for CSP- 2017. This Test Series aims to provide an objective evaluation of each aspirant’s performance, which would lead to an overall improvement in his/her preparation.

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M Laxmikant Indian Polity 5th Edition

M Laxmikant Indian Polity 5th Edition by MC Graw Hill Publications

OnlineTyari has came up with Indian Polity Test Series for your thorough practice in the exam season. We will deliver this book directly to your door steps.

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Indian Economy

Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh

Indian Economy is a comprehensive text, with detailed coverage of all topics in the UPSC Preliminary and Main syllabus. Written by a subject expert who has several books on economics, contemporary essays etc. to his credit, the book is of immense importance to academics, researchers, aspirants of civil services examinations and those with an abiding passion for the subject

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CSAT General Studies Paper 1 (IAS Prelims) 101 Speed Tests Practice Workbook with 10 Practice Set

CSAT General Studies Paper 1 (IAS Prelims) 101 Speed Tests Practice Workbook with 10 Practice Sets by Disha Publications

The thoroughly revised and updated 2nd edition of the 1st and the Most Innovative Book for the CSAT exam. Since things are well structured and executed. It gives you a
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It contains questions on the MOST IMPORTANT ISSUES which are required to crack the CSAT exam. The questions are covered in the form of 101 SPEED TESTS.

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indian art & culture

Indian art & culture by MC Graw Hill Publication

The author has provided a wide ranged knowledge base on Indian art, paintings, music and architecture with the help of several pictures and diagrams which he believes, will help arouse the reader’s interest.

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Geography of India

Geography of India by Majid Hussain

Majid Husain’s book “Geography of India” is a comprehensive book on the subject which is very popular amongst students preparing for various competitive examinations.
The book covers almost all the topics of Indian Geography.

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Geography of India

History of India by Bipin Chandra

The book is relatively concise when compared to books on the same topic by other authors. It captures the holistic view of not only struggle for independence but also the later Mughal period (post Aurangzeb), the decline of central authority, rise of regional satraps and the domination of tribes from Afghanistan. Those who are preparing for Civil Services should definitely go through this book twice or thrice, especially as in the new pattern.
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Over here we conclude our article on IAS Prelims 2017 Exam Topics that will Increase your Score. Stay tuned with us for the rest of the topic that we will discuss day by day. 

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